Re: M 106
OK, now you're just teasing those of us waiting for cameras. Just
kidding! Beautiful work. I can only hope that with lots of practice
I'll be able to produce photos like this.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "R. Mallin" <mallincam@...> wrote:
> Last Saturday May 24, I pulled an all nighter from my backyard
> under my light polluted downtown Ottawa something I have not done in a
> very long time. During the night of observation I imaged some objects I
> never seen from my location. M 106 was one of them. I posted the image
> under MCH on this group.
> I used a 10" in ALT-AZ, I took 25 JPEG images and coadd them
> RegiStax. I used PhotoShop to adjust the contrast and brightness. No
> dark frames, no flat field, no calibration. I use the USB 2 adapter to
> computer. Each image were 12 seconds integration with a MallinCam
> Hyper Color. MFR-4 focal reducer was on the camera. Just thought to
> share with the group.
> Rock M.